was born in February 1707 at Chatham, Barnstable County, Massachusetts. He was the son of Probable son of William Eldred Jehosaphat Eldridge
and Probable Daughter Elizabeth Covell
. Ebenezer Eldredge married Deliverance Nickerson
circa 1742. They lived in the old Covell House in Chathamport where his father had lived, occupying one half of the house, while his mother and sister, Elizabeth lived in the other half.
On 27 July 1758 his sister conveyed to him a half interest in her part of her father's estate, reserving to herself half of the house.
On 24 August 1758 his brother, Barnbas conveyed his share to Ebenezer, reserving half the house for his sister. On the back of this transfer is a receipt dated May 12, 1759, signed by Ebenezer, apparently for the reserved portion of his sister's half of the house, calling it "The Covell House." Ebenezer Eldredge was a miller as well as a farmer and fisherman in 1768. He died on 25 February 1797 at at the home of his son Elnathan, East Harwich, Barnstable County, Massachusetts. He was buried at Old Methodist Cemetery, East Harwich, Barnstable County, Massachusetts.